Sodium azide (26628-22-8)

Study Results

Chronic Bioassay Level of Evidence

  • No Evidence, Female, Rats
  • No Evidence, Male, Rats

Genetic Toxicology

Mammalian Cell Cytogenetics
    • Negative
    • Positive
Bacterial Mutagenicity
  • Positive
  • Positive
  • Positive

Citation Information

NTP. Sodium azide (26628-22-8). Chemical Effects in Biological Systems (CEBS). Research Triangle Park, NC (USA): National Toxicology Program (NTP). Accessed 2018-03-23.



Toxicology and Carcinogeneis Studies of Sodium Azide (CASRN 26628-22-8) in F344 Rats (Gavage Studies)

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